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Vol. 5, Issue 11
November 2017
Connecting the Community to the Latest in Rehabilitation, News and Events

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Burke’s New Outpatient Physician Practice Now Open
Burke Receives National Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality
Last Chance to See the Faces of Burke Exhibit
Consider Burke on Giving Tuesday
New Partnership with Westchester Tai Chi Center
Video: What is COPD?
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Along with Burke's inpatient cardiopulmonary program, the outpatient pulmonary rehabilitation program offers specific help for COPD on an outpatient basis. The goal of the program is to help patients with COPD cope with their illness by developing strategies that enhance breathing and exercise tolerance.
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Burke’s New Outpatient Physician Practice Now Open
This month, Burke launched a new outpatient physician practice on its White Plains campus that provides expanded services while offering the same qualified, compassionate care that Burke is known for. Patients will now be able to schedule appointments with board-certified Burke and Montefiore...
Burke Receives National Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality
Congratulations are in order for Burke’s outstanding nursing team: Burke is pleased to announce it has been awarded the 2017 NDNQI Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality by Press Ganey. The award recognizes the top-performing rehabilitation hospital to have achieved excellence in overall...
Last Chance to See the Faces of Burke Exhibit
2017 is coming to a close—and so is the Faces of Burke photography exhibit. This inspiring gallery of photos and stories of the rehabilitation journeys of former Burke patients will be on display at the White Plains Library during November and December...
Consider Burke on Giving Tuesday
After you’ve eaten your fill of turkey on Thanksgiving and scored a great deal on Black Friday, consider taking part in a day that’s all about giving back: Giving Tuesday...
New Partnership with Westchester Tai Chi Center
Burke is pleased to announce its new partnership with the Westchester Tai Chi Center (WTTC), which will continue the long tradition of high quality, comprehensive Tai Chi training at Burke. Under the direction of Lisa Rawson, WTCC will continue to provide existing programs and is developing new ones...
Video: What is COPD?
November is National COPD month, an internationally-recognized event held annually to enhance exposure around chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). But many people might not know what exactly COPD is and what it means for patients...
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